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UFC Fight Night 68 Change, As Alan Jouban Injured

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An elbow injury has knocked Alan Jouban out of a planned UFC Fight Night 68 encounter with Brian Ebersole.

In his place will step Omari Akhmedov for the June 6 event in New Orleans. Daniel Cormier and Ryan Bader collide in the main event.

Ebersole (51-16-1) snapped a two-fight losing streak with a split decision win over John Howard, while Akhmedov (14-2) has gone 2-1 over three Octagon appearances.

Below is the current lineup:

Light Heavyweight: Daniel Cormier vs. Ryan Bader

Middleweight: Dan Henderson vs. Tim Boetsch

Heavyweight: Matt Mitrione vs. Ben Rothwell

Lightweight: Joe Proctor vs. Justin Edwards

Heavyweight: Derrick Lewis vs. Shawn Jordan

Welterweight: Brian Ebersole vs. Omari Akhmedov

Middleweight: Daniel Sarafian vs. Ricardo Abreu

Bantamweight: Joe Soto vs. Anthony Birchak